2022 Annual Nursing Poster Fair – Call for Abstracts

This is the first Call for Abstracts for the Virtual Annual Nursing Poster Fair to be held in April 2022.

The UW Health Nursing Research & Evidence Based Practice Council invites you to submit an abstract for one of the following categories:

  • Research
  • Evidence Based Practice (EBP)
  • Quality (QI)
  • Educational or Leadership Projects

The abstract deadline is Friday, December 31, 2021.

Abstract and applications are to be submitted through the following link: 2022 Poster Fair Abstract Submission Form. Please review the attached document for full abstract application details.

To support abstract writing, the Nursing Research & Evidence-Based Practice Council is sponsoring an Abstract Writing Workshop Video Series. This virtual learning opportunity is available on Canvas; contact Kristen Pecanac (lund2@wisc.edu) for access.

Annual Nursing Poster Fair Detail


 Additional Details

Call for abstracts

Opens: October 1, 2021

Closes: December 31, 2021

The abstract submission process will be detailed in email communications. All abstracts are due by December 31, 2021.

Acceptance notification

January 19, 2022

Acceptance to present at the 2022 Annual Nursing Poster Fair will be communicated via email.

Submit posters for display

March 2, 2022

All posters that will be displayed must be submitted to assure virtual display.

Annual Nursing Poster Fair Open

April 1, 2022 – May 6, 2022

Posters will be displayed on a public webpage for viewing

Nursing Grand Rounds Live WebEx

April 14, 2022 at 8:00 am

All are welcome to attend to hear presentations about a few select projects that are also on display at the poster fair.

This presentation will also be recorded for viewing.

Break-out sessions – Live sessions via WebEx

April 26, 27, and 28, 2022

Times to be announced

All poster presenters will be invited to briefly share their work during a WebEx session with a question-and-answer session.

Nurses and nursing students from the following organizations are eligible to submit an abstract:

  • UW Health (University Hospital, AFCH, TAC, and Clinics/Ambulatory)
  • Herzing College
  • UW-Madison School of Nursing
  • Madison College
  • Swedish American Hospital
  • Agrace Center for Hospice and Palliative Care
  • SSM Health-St. Mary’s Hospital
  • UW Health Rehab Hospital
  • UW Health, UnityPoint Health-Meriter
  • UW Health Care Direct
  • Edgewood College
  • Gundersen Health System
  • William S. Middleton VA Hospital

The Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice Council is pleased to co-sponsor a venue with UW Madison’s School of Nursing to showcase your hard work to share with fellow nurses, co-workers, and students. We encourage everyone to participate in displaying and disseminating the work you have done at our Annual Nursing Poster Fair.

We look forward to reviewing your abstract.

Questions regarding the poster fair can be directed to: NursingResearchEBP@uwhealth.org

Attachment 1: Call for Abstracts 2022 Annual Nursing Poster Fair
Attachment 2: Annual Nursing Poster Fair Flyer

This post was authored by Academic Affairs on 10/14/2021.